Palace: No provision in anti-terror law that can regulate social media

MANILA, Philippines — The Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 has no provision that would allow enforcers to regulate or control social media, Malacañang said Tuesday, following the proposal of newly-installed Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief Gilbert Gapay to include social media regulation in the law’s implementing rules and regulations (IRR).


“Unang-una po, opinyon po iyan ni General Gapay. Dahil binasa ko naman po ang Anti-Terror Law wala pong probisyon doon na...